Trading places: A Homeless Experience

Monday, May 12, 2014
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The following was originally posted on The Salvation Army Northern Division’s blog. The mercury plunged to minus 6 the night Nicholas Conner slept under a bridge in Fargo,…

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Addict to Attorney

Thursday, March 27, 2014
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With nowhere to go but The Salvation Army, Tracy Hughes makes the most of his recovery. My mother and father were divorced when I was very young. I…

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Northern Cal 11-year-old collects 10,000 socks for homeless people

Thursday, March 20, 2014
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“A long time ago, my mom told me about how important it is to help the homeless,” said Matthew Johnson. “She asked me if I wanted to do something and I said yes.”

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Mapping Poverty in America

Thursday, February 20, 2014
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The effects of the Great Recession are still lingering and the number of Americans living in poverty is on the rise. According to The State of Poverty, 46.5…

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LA Clippers Re-Open Learning Library at Salvation Army Center!

Tuesday, February 18, 2014
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This post was originally featured on The Salvation Army Western Territory’s blog, Expect Change and was contributed by Kathy Lovin of The Salvation Army Western Territory. J.J. Redick…

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How Much Do You Know About Poverty in the U.S?

Tuesday, February 11, 2014
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The poverty rate in the United States is staggering: In 2012, according to The National Center for Law and Economic Justice, 46.5 million Americans were living below the…

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Chattanooga Salvation Army Culinary School Honors New Class of Chefs

Tuesday, November 12, 2013
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Three graduates of The Salvation Army of Chattanooga’s School of Culinary Arts said, “Bon appétit,” at their graduation ceremony on Friday, November 8, 2013. The Chattanooga Salvation Army’s School of Culinary…

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Salvation Army Today, July 11

Thursday, July 11, 2013

This week’s Salvation Army Today video – brought to you by The Salvation Army Southern Territory – features The Salvation Army’s translation assistance following a plane crash in San Francisco, a little…

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Salvation Army is Cooling Off Communities in Need

Wednesday, July 3, 2013
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The July 4th holiday is summer at its best if you have a place to beat the heat. Weather predictions for this summer indicate that while the heat…

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Salvation Army keeps Phoenix hydrated during hot summer days

Wednesday, June 12, 2013
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According to The Washington Post, the state of Arizona is in the top 10 fastest warming states since the 1970’s. Every summer, too many of Arizona’s homeless and…

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